tips speaking second language

If I can learn a second language, anyone can…

Learning a new language is hard, especially if you come from an English speaking country. Let’s face it, life is easier when most people you encounter in a foreign country can understand you. Despite being a lazy Brit who is used to everyone speaking English I always wanted to learn a second language. My journey began when I moved to Germany several years ago with my boyfriend who I met in London.

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in flight skincare tips

If you’re catching a flight then it’s likely you are going somewhere. And whenever we are going somewhere we want to look our best. Being a self confessed skincare junkie I take precautionary measures before all flights, even the short ones. I’m currently taking two flights a month which I guess makes me a frequentish flyer? It’s no secret that flying sucks the life out of our skin so heavy duty skincare is required.

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work home

Sharpened pencil’s at the ready…

To work from home has it’s benefit’s that’s for sure. You can wear whatever you want and of course I make the most of this. Expect to find me in running pants and a large hoodie whenever I’m indoors. The second upside is the time and hassle you save not having to travel to an office everyday. This is probably my favourite part of working from home. On the flip side motivation can sometimes slip and the distraction of YouTube or online shopping doesn’t make things any easier. There’s something to be said for a boss looking over your shoulder when you have a deadline to meet.

If you work from home I’m assuming you are freelance. If that’s the case then getting the job done is a priority because those bills won’t be paying themselves.

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lookin good feelin fine blog

Thermal undies at the ready…

As a kid during the winter my mum would wrap me up for school each morning. I’d be so weighed down I could barely bend my arms let alone get a backpack on. These days I try to keep things lighter because let’s face it a huge winter coat isn’t always that stylish. I like to layer an outfit so I can stay warm without channeling the michelin man.

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natural skincare

skincare that makes you go ooh…

I mentioned in my 2018 skincare resolutions post that I want to go easy on the retinol and acid. Well I changed my mind. Just kidding! I’m definitely still in the mindset of taking things easy skincare wise. So through some stroke of luck a couple of Alex Carro products arrived at my door. I have tried this brand before and I like it. View Post